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 |  Aug 18 2014, 10:45 AM


Alfa Romeo is back in North America with its 4C sports car, and the company now has a new North American CEO.

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 |  Jul 10 2014, 10:54 AM

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Top 10 Sexiest Cars

Aphrodisiacs are substances that supposedly increase sexual desire. These items can range from the benign like ginseng or honey to the straight-up bizarre.

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 |  Jul 08 2014, 5:19 PM

Alfa Romeo's Triumphant Return

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Main Art

One of the most anxiously anticipated vehicles of the past few years is Alfa Romeo’s sultry new 4C sports car. Since the first concept version bowed in 2011 this product has seemingly whipped all of automotive journalism into a froth that’s stiffer than the peaks of a baked meringue. This much-hyped and oft-delayed product is set to launch this fall and we had a brief opportunity to sample it.

 |  Jun 15 2014, 8:38 AM


The Alfa Romeo 4C will finally arrive in North America this summer, wearing a base price tag of $55,195 including destination. 

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 |  Jun 10 2014, 10:01 AM

Alfa Romeo 4C (European-spec)

The return of Italian brand Alfa Romeo to North America just got one step closer to finally happening. 

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 |  Apr 28 2014, 9:10 PM


Early news about the U.S. dealers that will sell the much-anticipated Alfa Romeo 4C sports car is starting to emerge.

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 |  Mar 27 2014, 11:30 AM


The attempted rejuvenation of Alfa Romeo is in full swing at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, and the small Italian brand is going to benefit from having some powerful corporate cousins.

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 |  Mar 25 2014, 7:32 AM


The Alfa Romeo 4C has yet to arrive North America and the Italian automaker is already considering an even more hardcore model.

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 |  Mar 15 2014, 9:01 AM


It’s still taking its sweet time to arrive North American dealerships, but this sports car will be this season’s official safety car for the World Touring Car Championship (WTCC).

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 |  Mar 11 2014, 1:30 PM

Red Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo has treated 21 very-special customers to a unique ownership experience. Last weekend lucky European buyers who purchased the special “Launch Edition” of the brand’s sultry 4C sports car enjoyed two days of fun in Italy.

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 |  Mar 05 2014, 4:31 PM


Alfa Romeo unveiled its 4C Spider variant at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, tossing out the headlights found on the coupe for a more traditional pair.

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 |  Mar 04 2014, 5:09 AM


Last year, Alfa Romeo launched its 4C sports car at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show and this year the Italian automaker returned with a 4C Spider variant, previewing the future convertible sports car.

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 |  Feb 25 2014, 1:07 PM

Alfa Romeo 4C

After a two-decade absence lusty Italian brand Alfa Romeo is coming back to the United States but not all Fiat dealers will be allowed to sell these exotic sports cars.

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 |  Feb 25 2014, 7:31 AM

alfa romeo spider

Rumor has it that the upcoming Alfa Romeo Spider will receive a 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine from Fiat.

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 |  Jan 27 2014, 8:01 AM


The Alfa Romeo 4C Spider is getting its finishing touches and is rumored to bow at this year’s Geneva Motor Show.

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 |  Jan 18 2014, 11:05 AM


The reintroduction of the Alfa Romeo brand in the U.S. has been delayed again, this time to 2015, according to Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne.

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 |  Jan 16 2014, 10:32 AM

2014 Hagerty Hot List


Ever wonder what new car could become a collectible in the future? Hagerty Insurance has released its “hot list” of this year’s vehicles that stand out as likely being a collectible within the next 25 years.

To make a car eligible for the list, it must be produced within the 2014 model year and have an MSRP under $100,000 excluding delivery. All prices listed in our Top 10 however include destination charges.

 |  Nov 04 2013, 9:02 AM


Fiat dealers were left fuming after an Alfa Romeo executive suggested the forthcoming 4c sports car would be sold through Maserati stores in the U.S., but the fight over who sells what is far from settled.

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 |  Oct 19 2013, 3:54 PM

alfa romeo 4c nurburgring

With half the horsepower of the Porsche Panamera Turbo, the Alfa Romeo 4C can lap the treacherous Nurburgring in roughly the same time, posting a lap time of 8:04.

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 |  Oct 08 2013, 8:02 AM


The return of Alfa Romeo to North America has already been delayed to next year, and the Italian automaker’s success hinges on Sergio Marchionne completing the Chrysler buyout.

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 |  Sep 28 2013, 10:00 AM


Inspired by the compact 4C sports car, Alfa Romeo has unveiled its IFD bicycle with a starting price of 3,500 euros ($4,735).

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 |  Sep 25 2013, 5:45 PM


Alfa Romeo has announced that its 4C sports car has turned in an impressive 8:04 Nurburgring lap time, and it could still go faster.

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 |  Sep 24 2013, 2:45 PM


The return of the Alfa Romeo brand to North America will be delayed until the second quarter of 2014.

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 |  Sep 18 2013, 7:31 AM


The Alfa Romeo 4C will be priced from £45,000 in the United Kingdom, the Italian automaker has announced, giving a clue as to what it will cost in the US.

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